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Thankful for God’s Purposes

Thankful for God’s Purposes

As we have considered evidences of grace common to every Christian, we have briefly touched on six distinct things for which every Christian can and should be thankful: God’s creation, God’s love, God’s provision, God’s forgiveness, God’s word, and God’s people. We...
On a Jet Plane

On a Jet Plane

With a tip of the hat to the late singer John Denver, “I’m leaving on a jet plane.” In my case, however, I know “when I’ll be back again”: 13 April, God willing. This morning, I am somewhere over the Atlantic Ocean heading for the United States. Jill and I will be...

The Christian, the Cross, and the Church

Many years ago I preached a sermon, subsequently published by BBC, called, “How to become a Christian.” Like many of my sermons, it was attended by some criticism; some of it very severe. The premise, based on Acts 11:26, was that the goal of the gospel is to produce...